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Nobody can fully predict the future. That’s why the best way to predict it is to build it.
We know the ingredients of the future – creativity, technology and code.

Let’s build the Baltic IT Society (BITS) and a better future together!
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BITS is an IT education platform jointly developed by the state, businesses and education organizations.
BITS has been created with the goal of graduating at least 3,000 students in Latvia each year with a modern education in IT.
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The IT sector is the platform for Latvia’s success and growth
  • It is one of the fastest-growing sectors
  • Over the past 10 years, IT services exports have grown by 5x
  • In the past year, the number of specialists working in the sector has doubled
  • From start-ups to international companies from the IT, technology and financial sectors and service centers
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The region’s education players’ answer to a more connected world
The number of foreign IT students in Latvia has increased several times over
  • The long-term focus of Latvia’s largest education programmes is on tomorrow’s skills, including IT and digital skills
  • BITL (Baltic IT Leadership study programme) is the first IT programme on the BITS platform, developed together with the University of Latvia and Riga Technical University and led by Riga Business School
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The Baltic IT Leadership bachelor’s programme in Latvia

Qualify for study scholarships from finance and IT companies!

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  • The “Computer Science and Organization Technologies” programme is Latvia’s first IT excellence study programme, jointly developed by the University of Latvia, Riga Technical University, Riga Business School and Buffalo University (New York)
  • Together with IT competencies, learn communications, project management, entrepreneurship, law, finance, artificial intelligence and other skills!
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Latvia is driven by innovative thinking: one of the world’s most powerful start-up ecosystems
Latvia ranks in 19th place globally on the World Bank’s Doing Business Index
  • Registering a company takes only one workday
  • An ecosystem that is constantly evolving: the world’s first national law in support of start-ups was adopted in 2016
  • 55% of Latvia’s 400+ start-ups work with digital technologies, A.I., big data and analytics